Category: Heroes in Greek Mythology

Discover a plethora of the greatest heroes and heroines in Greek mythology. From Atalanta to Theseus and Perseus to Heracles, these heroes and heroines were the embodiment of abnormal strength, courage, and wisdom. They were largely considered as beings that had been touched by the gods/goddesses themselves.

Hercules

Twelve Labors of Hercules

Hercules is a Roman god and a hero. He is the son of Jupiter (Zeus) and Alcmene (a mortal). In Greek mythology, Hercules is equivalent to the demigod and hero...